ERIC Number: ED043952
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Report on HEW Summer Institute: Researching and Evaluating Outcomes of Educational Innovations in New England.
Austin, Gilbert R.
This report discusses the goals, procedural format, and outcomes of a summer research training institute conducted by the Bureau of Educational Research and Testing Services at the University of New Hampshire. Trainees at the institute studied (1) the problems inherent in evaluating the particular educational problem with which the trainee was concerned, (2) major alternatives of educational research methodologies, and (3) communications techniques applicable to educational decision making. Each trainee also used modern data processing equipment for encoding and utilizing research data, and read current educational literature related to his own research projects. The report contains institute time schedules, course offerings, book lists, samples of various materials prepared for the institute, and a table depicting participants' progress. (LLR)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: New Hampshire Univ., Durham.